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    Another Pinner said: "This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! YAY! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizziness!

    Homemade Glitter Gak recipe - the kids LOVE this stuff!! It takes a minute to make and provides hours of entertainment. Recipe on { }

    A site with activities for preschoolers

    2-3 year old activities - love the website - lots of activities

    We Tried It! – Milk Colors

    This looks fun

    fun activity that takes a minute to set up keeps kids busy for an hour

    The FLOUR game! Another pinner said "grew up playing this game almost every family night. we LOVED it! I haven't remembered it for years until seeing here on pinterest!" This looks like a fun tradition to start. Haha a shift ice breaker for sure!

    There are plenty of holiday books that incorporate snow. From The Snowman to The Christmas Miracle, snow is a fun part of the holiday season, even if you live someplace warm. Along with reading one of your favorite holiday books, why not make your own play snow? Only two ingredients, and your kids will be in for hours of fun.

    50 Montessori Activities for 2 Year Olds @ Happy Learning Education Ideas

    Edible water beads; a safer alternative to traditional water bead play. These are easy to make SO FUN!

    Cut up pipe-cleaners and place them in a bottle. Use a magnet to manipulate them. kids will stay busy for hours.

    Eyedropper Volcanos - not really a "craft", but it kept my 2 year old busy for about 30 minutes.

    This would be really fun for a "fun-filled" day.

    Momma's Fun World: 45 fun things you can do with food coloring

    I'M NEVER BUYING PAINT AGAIN! Paint- 1 cup salt, 1 cup flour, 1 c water, food coloring.

    going to try this over the long weekend

    Putting a Stop to Kids Arguments While Crafting ... says for 2 and 3 year old, but hoping for solutions between a 2 year old and bossy "must be perfect, do it like this" 7 year old, LOL!

    No-flour, no salt play-dough recipe. Results are silky smooth dough! Uses Baking soda and corn starch... CHEAP ingredients! ya!

    calm down jar. I'm going to make one for my college student, and maybe even myself!! Everyone needs some calm down time once in a while!!

    Popped Bubble Art: I've done this activity with my kids a few times now and it never fails to fascinate them - and me! Simply color bubble mix with food coloring and blow bubbles onto paper - as the bubbles land and pop, they create beautiful works of art. It goes without saying that this project is best done outdoors. A great one for those lazy summer afternoons.